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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention COVID-19 link

Maryland Department of Health COVID-19 link

Charles County Department of Health COVID-19 link

Charles County Economic Development COVID-19 link

Charles County Chamber of Commerce link     (Click COVID-19 RESOURCES)

Maryland Attorney General FAQ  link

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10/1/2020

ROUND TWO FOR CHARLES COUNTY COVID-19 BUSINESS GRANTS NOW OPEN.
 

NEW APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED SEPTEMBER 28, 2020 THROUGH OCTOBER 16, 2020 (FOR THOSE WHO HAVE NEVER APPLIED FOR A CHARLES COUNTY COVID RELIEF).

Requests for additional funding from all applicants – including second-time applicants – will be accepted beginning October 19, 2020 through November 6, 2020.

NO applications WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER 5:00 p.m. November 6, 2020.

**YOU MUST REQUEST AN APPLICATION  HERE

**APPLICATIONS WILL BE PROCESSED ON A FIRST-COME, FIRST-SERVED BASIS.

Who can apply:  Charles County Based, for profit businesses that did not receive a grant in Round One may apply.  Businesses with at least 5 and up to 75 employees may apply for grants up to $10,000.  Businesses with fewer than 5 employees are eligible for grants up to $5,000.  

CLICK HERE for more information on:
Who can apply
How to apply
FAQ
Scoring
Eligibility
Use of Grant Funds
Required Documents


***PLEASE CONTACT THE LPBA IF YOU NEED HELP UNDERSTANDING THE PROCESS.

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3/27/2020 - The Maryland Department of Labor has produced an invaluable and comprehensive guide for Maryland businesses who are dealing with the current crisis. You will find a copy in the attachment:

3/25/2020 - New links added for business resources

Maryland Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Business

 

https://govstatus.egov.com/md-coronavirus-business

 

Maryland COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund Programs for Businesses

 

https://commerce.maryland.gov/fund/maryland-small-business-covid-19-emergency-relief-fund-programs

 

COVID-19 Layoff Aversion Fund - Workforce Development and Adult Learning

http://www.labor.maryland.gov/employment/covidlafund.shtml

Disaster assistance

The SBA provides low-interest disaster loans to help businesses and homeowners recover from declared disasters.

 

https://www.sba.gov/funding-programs/disaster-assistance

 

COVID-19 Assistance

 

Small Business Development Center SBDC

 

https://www.marylandsbdc.org/covid-19-assistance

 

Comprehensive Document with links from SBDC HIGHLY RECOMMEND THIS!

 

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1EAS90feseZIOXDzVbNJ1wgqkNjcNpQJzGRTAy1mUjFc/edit#heading=h.94l5tbz3y96g

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